Articles for October, 2008

 

by Jason "ToyOtter" Geyer
October 31, 2008
Once again, we revisit the classic reinterpretation of Michael Jackson’s Thriller in Tamil: [youtube]LbvP7dT3Dx0[/youtube] Goli Maar! Killer! Killer!

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 31, 2008
François Macré – Thriller (reprise A’cappella 64 pistes)   Singer, François Macré, managed to record each of his tracks in video as he sang this A Cappell version of "Thriller", and arranged all 64 parts visually, so you can see each of the different tracks used for the song. It took him over 300 hours…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 31, 2008
POKÉMON OFFERS SPECIAL DRAGONITE CHARACTER DISTRIBUTION FOR POKÉMON DIAMOND AND POKÉMON PEARL AT EXCLUSIVE TOYS"R"US EVENT NATIONWIDE Dragonite – One of the Most Unique and Powerful Dragon-Type Pokémon Available for Wireless Distribution November 8 and November 9 October 30, 2008 – For the first time, Dragonite™, one of the strongest Dragon-type Pokémon, will be available…

 

by Danny "CantinaDan" Neumann
October 30, 2008
"Lock the doors and board the windows, Lars Ümlaüt is coming for you. An intimidating presence, the Norwegian-born Ümlaüt describes himself as a force for you to be doing the reckoning with!" And hence we were introduced to Guitar Hero’s stereotype of the Extreme/Black Metal genre. We’re not talking Hair Bands and Glam Metal. Nor…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 30, 2008
A new designer toy series from acclaimed British designer James Jarvis [San Francisco, CA – October 27, 2008] – STRANGEco, the premier producer of high-quality designer toys and gifts, is pleased to announce the King Ken Mini Series, a new toy series created under license from London-based Amos Novelties. Designed by famed illustrator and Designer…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 27, 2008
Sequel to the Acclaimed F.E.A.R. Videogame to Launch Digitally in Conjunction with Retail Release Burbank, Calif. – October 27, 2008 – Warner Bros. Digital Distribution announced today that the Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment game, F.E.A.R. 2: Project Origin will be available for digital download via partners in North America in conjunction with the day and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 27, 2008
Bandai is excited to announce the launch of the Power Rangers Fall Promotion which kicks off this weekend at Disney Store locations in Glendale, CA and Torrance, CA  (were this past weekend 10/24 and 10/25) ; and next weekend in Chicago, IL!   This weekend the “Power Rangers Days” at Disney Store locations give kids the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 26, 2008
The 2008 holiday shopping season is here, and on Sunday, the highly anticipated Toys“R”Us Big Toy Book will arrive! With eight extra pages packed with more bikes, more trains, and yes, more video games, it’s the BIGGEST Toy Book ever produced by the company. Value-conscious parents will be just as delighted to find thousands of…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 26, 2008
CAST-A-WAY TOYS (St. Louis  MO)- Cast-a-Way Toys is following up on its highly successful launch of Captain Action and Dr. Eville with an all new line of Phantom Retro-style action-figures.  Cast-a-Way Toys is partnering with King Features to produce these new 8 inch scaled action figures based on Lee Faulk’s classic Jungle Hero. Arguably the…

 

by Erik "Superfriend" Skov
October 25, 2008
Deep in their dark and treacherous swamp, the Legion of Doom plans its next attack… On your collection!  Ever since the creators of the SuperFriends put together 13 of the galaxy’s vilest villains, this group has been etched in our minds.  Sure, I admit to having difficulty naming all 13 at once, but that does…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 24, 2008
Legendary B-movie actor Bruce Campbell plays himself in MY NAME IS BRUCE, which he also directed.  The film, distributed by Image Entertainment, begins its national platformed release October 31st – Halloween – in New York.  Bruce will be introducing the film at the theatre and doing a post-screening Q&A with the audience on opening night…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 24, 2008
The rumors are confirmed! Star Wars: The Old Republic, a massively-multiplayer game set in the critically acclaimed world of Knights of the Old Republic was officially announced this week at a press event held at the LucasArts campus in San Francisco. Taking place 300 years after the events of Knights of the Old Republic, players…

 

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